Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Aviation
Job Summary: The position will be located at the main campus in Stillwater, Oklahoma, home of a fully-supported and growing flight center that includes a fleet of Cessna 172's (GI 000), Cessna l 52's, Piper Seminoles; and a strong group of enthusiastic, talented students. Stillwater provides a combination of large city amenities but maintains the charm of a smaller community. Stillwater is ideally situated to Oklahoma City and Tulsa. A short drive provides an opportunity for a larger metropolitan dining, cultural, and professional sporting events experience. Stillwater is a remarkable community and offers affordable housing, excellent schools and has been ranked as one of America's safest cities.
In addition to offering undergraduate instruction, the program offers graduate courses in support of the of the Master of Science and Doctor of Education Applied Educational Studies degrees. The Professional Pilot option prepares students for careers in flight operations in both the general aviation and the air carrier segments of the aviation industry. The Flight Training program is certified under 14 CFR Part 141 of the Federal Regulations. The OSU Professional Pilot Degree option is accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI). The Aviation Program is also an institutional member of the University Aviation Association (UAA).
The successful candidate will engage in scholarly activity and teach graduate and undergraduate program courses, specifically in areas appropriate to the professional pilot option and the program needs. Additional responsibilities will include supervising graduate students and serving as a resource to the school, college, and university. The typical teaching load is four courses per nine-month academic year (2-2) in the first two years of employment and five courses per nine-month academic year (3-2) thereafter. This position is assigned to the Stillwater campus; however, AVED faculty may also teach in an online or hybrid delivery format and occasionally on the Tulsa campus.
Hiring Range:(Contingent upon available funding): Commensurate